[mythtv-users] MythTV + Distro

David Campbell dave at cpfc.org
Fri Feb 9 15:29:13 UTC 2007


Cole Brodine wrote:
> I'm sure I'll get flamed for this, but I prefer Gentoo.  It's not for
> everybody, and it does take a long time to install since you have to
> compile everything.  It's pretty customizable and it also very well
> documented.
> 
> The Gentoo Handbook can be found here:
> http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/index.xml
> 
> The Gentoo MythTV Install Guide can be found here:
> http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Setup_MythTV
> 
> Probably not the best distro to start with on Linux, but it will force
> you to learn quite a bit.

With respect in my experience all that Gentoo teaches many people how to 
  cut and paste from a wiki or other source.

I'd say [K]ubuntu as it's a single command to install (but not 
configure) myth

Dave


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